New Repeater: N7DEM 224.660 MHz T114 -160.
Upcoming Events 🗓
- 08/02 Tue 1800 National Night Out
- ACS will be represented at Tam o’ Shanter park, with the Comm van
- 08/03 Wed 1900 Cowlitz County ACS Meeting
- ELT Training to follow after the meeting. If you have ELT equipment, please bring it with you.
- 08/01 Mon 1945: NEW Cowlitz ACS 220 Net - Open to all Amateurs
- 08/01 Mon 2000: Cowlitz County ACS Net - Open to all Amateurs
- 08/02 Tue 0900: CEMNET Region IV Net - Winlink, V-Tac 12 (EOC)
- Email firstname.lastname@example.org to be added to the weekly Winlink test
- 08/07 Sun 2000: W7MSH Mercury Mt. St. Helens ERC Net - Open to all Amateurs
For users of K7RAP’s GMRS repeater on 462.650 MHz (GMRS 5):
As of 7/21 there is both encode and decode tone of 114.8 Hz
Depending on your radio manufacturer, you may need a privacy tone of 16 or 17, rather than the CTCSS frequency of 114.8 Hz.
See FRS/GMRS privacy codes demystified for a basic rundown assuming zero familiarity with the subject.
No 220 transceiver?
The newer tri-band Baofeng is available for $30. No affiliation, but several club members have used these and received good signal reports.
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